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Suzanne C. Danhauer, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

Suzanne C. Danhauer, Ph.D.

Associate Professor,


Clinical Interests

Psychosocial Oncology, Health Behaviors, Mind-Body Interventions, Psychological Wellness

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-7402 | Department: 336-716-2011

Email: danhauer@wakehealth.edu

Education & Training

  • B.S., University of Illinois Administration, 1992
  • M.S., University of Kentucky, 1997
  • Ph.D., University of Kentucky, 2001
  • Fellowship, Stanford University School of, 2003

Memberships

  • Soc Of Behavioral Medicine
  • Am Psychological Assn

NPI Number

  • 1881679835
Suzanne C. Danhauer, Ph.D.

Suzanne C. Danhauer, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Social Sciences & Health Policy
Office of Women in Medicine and Science
Hematology & Oncology

Research Interests

Adaptation, Psychological; Breast Neoplasms; Quality of Life; Yoga; Neoplasms
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-7402 | Department: 336-716-2011

Email: danhauer@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Prospective data from the Women's Health Initiative on depressive symptoms, stress, and inflammation. Jones SM, Weitlauf J, Danhauer SC, Qi L, Zaslavsky O, Wassertheil-Smoller S, Brenes GA, LaCroix AZ.. J Health Psychol. 2017;22(4):457-464.

Review of yoga therapy during cancer treatment. Danhauer SC, Addington EL, Sohl SJ, Chaoul A, Cohen L.. Support Care Cancer. 2017;25(4):1357-1372.

Long-term effects of telephone-delivered psychotherapy for late-life GAD [abstract]. Brenes G, Danhauer S, Lyles MF, Anderson A, Miller M.. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2017;25(3 Suppl 1):S130-S131.

Effect of depression before breast cancer diagnosis on mortality among postmenopausal women. Liang X, Margolis KL, Hendryx M, Reeves K, Wassertheil-Smoller S, Weitlauf J, Danhauer SC, Chlebowski RT, Caan B, Qi L, Lane D, Lavasani S, Luo J.. Cancer. 2017;123(16):3107-3115.

Work-related perceptions and quality of life among breast cancer survivors [letter]. Keim-Malpass J, Levine B, Danhauer SC, Avis NE.. Psychooncology. 2016;25(7):873-876.

Global quality of life among WHI women aged 80 years and older. Naughton MJ, Brunner RL, Hogan PE, Danhauer SC, Brenes GA, Bowen DJ, Snively BM, Goveas JS, Saquib N, Zaslavsky O, Shumaker SA.. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2016;71(Suppl 1):S72-S78.

Physical functioning among women 80 years of age and older with and without a cancer history. Weaver KE, Leach CR, Leng X, Danhauer SC, Klepin HD, Vaughan L, Naughton M, Chlebowski RT, Vitolins MZ, Paskett E.. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2016;71(Suppl 1):S23-S30.

A brief yoga intervention implemented during chemotherapy: a randomized controlled pilot study. Sohl SJ, Danhauer SC, Birdee GS, Nicklas BJ, Yacoub G, Aklilu M, Avis NE.. Complement Ther Med. 2016;25():139-142.

The association between religion/spirituality and mental health in cancer [reply to letter]. Salsman JM, Pustejovsky JE, Park CL, Sherman AC, Merluzzi TV, Danhauer SC, Jim HS, Fitchett G.. Cancer. 2016;122(15):2441-2442.

Randomized trial finds that prostate cancer genetic risk score feedback targets prostate-specific antigen screening among at-risk men. Turner AR, Lane BR, Rogers D, Lipkus I, Weaver K, Danhauer SC, Zhang Z, Hsu FC, Noyes SL, Adams T, Toriello H, Monroe T, McKanna T, Young T, Rodarmer R, Kahnoski RJ, Tourojman M, Kader AK, Zheng SL, Baer W, Xu J.. Cancer. 2016;122(22):3564-3575.

Effect of intensive chemotherapy on physical, cognitive, and emotional health of older adults with acute myeloid leukemia. Klepin HD, Tooze JA, Pardee TS, Ellis LR, Berenzon D, Mihalko SL, Danhauer SC, Rao AV, Wildes TM, Williamson JD, Powell BL, Kritchevsky SB.. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2016;64(10):1988-1995.

Effects of telephone-delivered cognitive-behavioral therapy and nondirective supportive therapy on sleep, health-related quality of life, and disability. Brenes GA, Danhauer SC, Lyles MF, Anderson A, Miller ME.. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2016;24(10):846-854.

Feasibility of a brief yoga intervention for improving acute pain and distress post gynecologic surgery. Sohl SJ, Avis NE, Stanbery K, Tooze JA, Moormann K, Danhauer SC.. Int J Yoga Therap. 2016;():.

Trajectories of posttraumatic growth and associated characteristics in women with breast cancer. Danhauer SC, Russell G, Case LD, Sohl SJ, Tedeschi RG, Addington EL, Triplett K, Van Zee KJ, Naftalis EZ, Levine B, Avis NE.. Ann Behav Med. 2015;49(5):650-659.

'The keepers of stories': personal growth and wisdom among oncology nurses. Vishnevsky T, Quinlan MM, Kilmer RP, Cann A, Danhauer SC.. J Holist Nurs. 2015;33(4):326-344.

Barriers to mental health treatment in rural older adults. Brenes GA, Danhauer SC, Lyles MF, Hogan PE, Miller ME.. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2015;23(11):1172-1178.

Telephone-delivered cognitive behavioral therapy and telephone-delivered nondirective supportive therapy for rural older adults with generalized anxiety disorder: a randomized clinical trial. Brenes GA, Danhauer SC, Lyles MF, Hogan PE, Miller ME.. JAMA Psychiatry. 2015;72(10):1012-1020.

Religion, spirituality, and physical health in cancer patients: a meta-analysis. Jim HS, Pustejovsky JE, Park CL, Danhauer SC, Sherman AC, Fitchett G, Merluzzi TV, Munoz AR, George L, Snyder MA, Salsman JM.. Cancer. 2015;121(21):3760-3768.

A meta-analytic approach to examining the correlation between religion/spirituality and mental health in cancer. Salsman JM, Pustejovsky JE, Jim HS, Munoz AR, Merluzzi TV, George L, Park CL, Danhauer SC, Sherman AC, Snyder MA, Fitchett G.. Cancer. 2015;121(21):3769-3778.

A meta-analytic review of religious or spiritual involvement and social health among cancer patients. Sherman AC, Merluzzi TV, Pustejovsky JE, Park CL, George L, Fitchett G, Jim HS, Munoz AR, Danhauer SC, Snyder MA, Salsman JM.. Cancer. 2015;121(21):3779-3788.

Incorporating evidence-based smoking cessation into community oncology practices: feasibility and preliminary efficacy of an enhanced quitline-based smoking cessation intervention for cancer survivors [abstract]. Weaver K, Kaplan S, Urbanic J, Case D, Zbikowski S, Dakhil CSR, Shaw E, Danhauer S.. Psychooncology. 2015;24(Suppl 2):32.

A brief yoga intervention implemented during chemotherapy for colorectal cancer: a randomized controlled pilot study [abstract]. Sohl S, Danhauer S, Birdee G, Nicklas B, Yacoub G, Aklilu M, Avis N.. Psychooncology. 2015;24(Suppl 2):253.

Preliminary efficacy of an enhanced quitline smoking cessation intervention for cancer patients [abstract]. Weaver KE, Urbanic JJ, Case D, Kaplan SG, Lesser GJ, Zbikowski S, Bryant D, Dakhil SR, Wilson C, Shaw EG, Danhauer S.. J Clin Oncol. 2015;33(15 Suppl):e20671.

Depression and quality of life before and after breast cancer diagnosis in older women from the Women's Health Initiative. Jones SM, LaCroix AZ, Li W, Zaslavsky O, Wassertheil-Smoller S, Weitlauf J, Brenes GA, Nassir R, Ockene JK, Caire-Juvera G, Danhauer SC.. J Cancer Surviv. 2015;9(4):620-629.

Telephone-delivered psychotherapy for rural-dwelling older adults with generalized anxiety disorder: study protocol of a randomized controlled trial. Brenes GA, Danhauer SC, Lyles MF, Miller ME.. BMC Psychiatry. 2014;14():34.

A pilot study of blood epinephrine levels and CREB phosphorylation in men undergoing prostate biopsies. Hassan S, Karpova Y, Flores A, D'Agostino R Jr, Danhauer SC, Hemal A, Kulik G.. Int Urol Nephrol. 2014;46(3):505-510.

Characteristics associated with the use of complementary health approaches among long-term cancer survivors. Sohl SJ, Weaver KE, Birdee G, Kent EE, Danhauer SC, Hamilton AS.. Support Care Cancer. 2014;22(4):927-936.

Trajectories of illness intrusiveness domains following a diagnosis of breast cancer. Sohl SJ, Levine B, Case LD, Danhauer SC, Avis NE.. Health Psychol. 2014;33(3):232-241.

A pilot study of integral yoga for menopausal hot flashes [abstract]. Avis N, Legault C, Russell G, Weaver K, Danhauer S.. J Altern Complement Med. 2014;20(5):A51.

Effects of integral yoga & wellness education on salivary cortisol parameters in women with menopausal hot flashes [abstract]. Danhauer S, Levine B, Adam E, Russell G, Avis N.. J Altern Complement Med. 2014;20(5):A54.

Pilot study of integral yoga for menopausal hot flashes. Avis NE, Legault C, Russell G, Weaver K, Danhauer SC.. Menopause. 2014;21(8):846-854.

A meta-analysis of the relationship between religion/spirituality and physical health in cancer survivors [abstract]. Jim H, Merluzz T, Danhauer S, Pustejovsky J, Munoz A, Fitchett G, Park C, Sherman A, George L, Salsman J.. Ann Behav Med. 2014;47(Suppl 1):S61.

A meta-analytic review of religion/spirituality and social QOL among cancer patients [abstract]. Merluzzi TV, Sherman AC, Park CL, George L, Fiitchett G, Jim H, Munoz A, Pustejovsky J, Danhauer S, Salsman JM.. Ann Behav Med. 2014;47(Suppl 1):S61.

A meta-analytic approach to examine the relationship between religion/spirituality and mental health in cancer [abstract]. Salsman JM, Munoz AR, Pustejovsky JE, Jim HS, Park CL, Danhauer SC, Sherman AC, George L, Merluzzi TV, Fitchett G.. Ann Behav Med. 2014;47(Suppl 1):S60.

L-arginine - based nutritional supplement did not improve erectile function or quality of life in prostate cancer survivors previously treated with radiation therapy: results of CCOP research base protocol 98110-A randomized phase 2 dose. Urbanic JJ, Case D, Lesser G, Enevold G, Naughton M, Danhauer S, Rapp S, Vitolins M, Johnson S, McCollough M, Duncan D, Papagikos M, Shaw EG.. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014;90(Suppl 1):S86-S87.

Implementing yoga therapy adapted for older veterans who are cancer survivors. King K, Gosian J, Doherty K, Chapman J, Walsh C, Pokaski Azar J, Danhauer SC, Moye J.. Int J Yoga Therap. 2014;24():87-96.

A longitudinal investigation of posttraumatic growth in adult patients undergoing treatment for acute leukemia. Danhauer SC, Russell GB, Tedeschi RG, Jesse MT, Vishnevsky T, Daley K, Carroll S, Triplett KN, Calhoun LG, Cann A, Powell BL.. J Clin Psychol Med Settings. 2013;20(1):13-24.

Post-traumatic growth is sustained two years after cytoreductive surgery plus hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy [abstract]. Addington E, Russell G, Tedeschi R, Levine E, Shen P, Stewart J, Danhauer S, Duckworth K, McQuellon R.. Psychooncology. 2013;22(Suppl 2):54.

Positive and negative affect, depression, and cognitive processes in the Cognition in the Study of Tamoxifen and Raloxifene (Co-STAR) Trial. Danhauer SC, Legault C, Bandos H, Kidwell K, Costantino J, Vaughan L, Avis NE, Rapp S, Coker LH, Naughton M, Naylor C, Terracciano A, Shumaker S.. Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn. 2013;20(5):532-552.

Incorporating prosocial behavior to promote physical activity in older adults: rationale and design of the Program for Active Aging and Community Engagement (PACE). Foy CG, Vitolins MZ, Case LD, Harris SJ, Massa-Fanale C, Hopley RJ, Gardner L, Rudiger N, Yamamoto K, Swain B, Goff DC Jr, Danhauer SC, Booth D, Gaspari J.. Contemp Clin Trials. 2013;36(1):284-297.

Young women's experiences with complementary therapies during cancer described through illness blogs. Keim-Malpass J, Albrecht TA, Steeves RH, Danhauer SC.. West J Nurs Res. 2013;35(10):1309-1324.

Impact of workplace characteristics on quality of life for breast cancer survivors [abstract]. Keim-Malpass J, Levine B, Danhauer S, Avis N.. Oncol Nurs Forum. 2013;40(6 Suppl):E450-E451.

Predictors of posttraumatic growth in women with breast cancer. Danhauer SC, Case LD, Tedeschi R, Russell G, Vishnevsky T, Triplett K, Ip EH, Avis NE.. Psychooncology. 2013;22(12):2676-2683.

Minority accrual on a prospective study targeting a diverse US breast cancer population: an analysis of Wake Forest CCOP research base protocol 97609 [abstract]. Urbanic JJ, Case D, Naughton MJ, Hu JJ, Enevold G, Beech B, Weaver KE, Danhauer S, Rapp SR, Sheidler V, Vitolins M, Lesser G, Shaw EG.. J Clin Oncol. 2013;31(15 Suppl):6564.

Translating knowledge: a framework for evidence-informed yoga programs in oncology. Wurz AJ, Capozzi LC, Mackenzie MJ, Danhauer SC, Culos-Reed N.. Int J Yoga Therap. 2013;23(2):85-90.

The clinical significance of patient-reported outcomes: yoga for cancer survivors [abstract]. Culos-Reed N, Danhauer S, Mackenzie M, Sohl S.. Ann Behav Med. 2012;43(Suppl 1):S66.

Yoga as an emerging intervention for cancer patients and post-treatment survivors [abstract]. Danhauer SC, Park CL, Culos-Reed N, Rausch SM, Moadel AB, Mustian KM.. Ann Behav Med. 2012;43(Suppl 1):S65.

Smoking cessation counseling beliefs and behaviors of outpatient oncology providers. Weaver KE, Danhauer SC, Tooze JA, Blackstock AW, Spangler J, Thomas L, Sutfin EL.. Oncologist. 2012;17(3):455-462.

Feasibility of a brief yoga intervention during chemotherapy for persistent or recurrent ovarian cancer [research letter]. Sohl SJ, Danhauer SC, Schnur JB, Daly L, Suslov K, Montgomery GH.. Explore (NY). 2012;8(3):197-198.

Telephone-delivered psychotherapy for late-life anxiety. Brenes GA, Ingram CW, Danhauer SC.. Psychol Serv. 2012;9(2):219-220.

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Associate Professor, Social Sciences & Health Policy

Clinical Interests

Psychosocial Oncology, Health Behaviors, Mind-Body Interventions, Psychological Wellness

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